Archives

Hudson Valley Sojourner | A Guide To The Hudson Valley

History

Find history in the Hudson Valley

There are 46 listings in this category.

Trolley Museum of New York

Ulster County NY
------------------------------

The Trolley Museum of New York through exhibits and educational programs shares the rich history of rail transportation.

Historic Barns of Nipmoose and Wedding Venue

Rensselaer County NY
------------------------------

The Historic Barns of Nipmoose (the Scottish Barn, German Barn and Corn Crib) are extraordinary examples of early timber framed structures.

Orange County Farmers Museum

Orange County NY
------------------------------

The Orange County Farmers Museum offers an extensive collection of farming implements and tools, hands on demonstrations and free events.

Neversink Valley Area Museum

Orange County NY
------------------------------

The Neversink Valley Area Museum is a private, non-profit organization, the Museum occupies historic canal-era buildings in the D&H Canal Park right on the Neversink River. In addition to exhibitions, the museum provides various educational activities for children and adults throughout the year.

The mission of the Neversink Valley Area Museum […]

Edward Hopper House Art Center

Rockland County NY
------------------------------

Edward Hopper House in Nyack, New York is the birthplace of the renowned American artist Edward Hopper (1882-1967).

Friends of Lindenwald

Columbia County NY
------------------------------

The Friends of Lindenwald are a not-for-profit organization advancing the preservation of Lindenwald and the artifacts associated with President Van Buren.

Fishkill Historical Society & Van Wyck Homestead Museum

Dutchess County NY
------------------------------

The purpose of the Fishkill Historical Society shall be to gather and preserve information, objects, and resources relating to the history of Fishkill, NY.

Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum

Sullivan County NY
------------------------------

Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum operates a historical and contemporary museum, education center, and gathering place for the fly fishing community.

Tilly Foster Farm Museum

Putnam County NY
------------------------------

Tilly Foster Farm Museum is a preservation, farming and educational endeavor of the Society for the Preservation of Putnam County Antiquities and Greenways.

Empire State Railway Museum

Ulster County NY
------------------------------

Located in the Catskill Mountains of New York State, Empire State Railway Museum brings alive the history of the railroads, their people and towns.

Wilderstein Historic Site & Wedding Venue

Dutchess County NY
------------------------------

Wilderstein is a historical Queen Ann Victorian home on 40 landscaped acres. The historical site includes landscaped grounds, trails, and river views.

The Peekskill Museum

Westchester County NY
------------------------------

Local history that focuses on people, events and objects of past times in Peekskill and Cortlandt are highlighted at Peekskill Museum.

Delaware & Hudson Canal Museum

Ulster County NY
------------------------------

The D&H Canal Historical Society was established in 1966 to preserve, protect and perpetuate the unique history of the Delaware & Hudson Canal, particularly in Ulster County.

Hanford Mills Museum

Delaware County NY
------------------------------

Hanford Mills Museum maintains a remarkable collection of over 50,000 objects housed in twelve of the sixteen buildings that comprise the site.

Somers Historical Society

Westchester County NY
------------------------------

Historical preservation and cultural and educational programs.

F.W. Vanderbilt Garden Association

Dutchess County NY
------------------------------

The Frederick W. Vanderbilt Garden Association, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to rehabilitate and maintain the formal gardens at the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, in Hyde Park, NY.

The Frederick W. Vanderbilt Garden Association, Inc. began in 1984 as a small group of gardeners who wanted to bring some […]

Winnakee Land Trust

Dutchess County NY
------------------------------

Winnakee Land Trust protects and preserves the agricultural, recreational, architectural, cultural, scenic, historical, and open space of northern Dutchess County.

Historic Huguenot Street

Ulster County NY
------------------------------

Historic Huguenot Street is a National Historic Landmark District and is incorporated as the Huguenot Historical Society.

Hudson-Athens Lighthouse Preservation Society

Greene County NY
------------------------------

On the Hudson River between Athens and Hudson, the Hudson-Athens Lighthouse was built in 1874 to guide ships on the Hudson River.

Zadock Pratt Museum

Greene County NY
------------------------------

The museum is dedicated to preserving the history of Prattsville and the surrounding Catskill Mountain areas. […]